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Lowered Voting Age in Illinois Likely to Help Latino Electorate

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is expected to sign a bill that would allow some 17 year olds to vote in elections. There's a qualifier...

Race, Sex, and Necrophilia in Joliet, Illinois

On Chris Rock’s first comedy album Born Suspect he did a great bit about knowing the difference between “Black Crime” and “White Crime.” “Black people...

Puerto Rico’s Brain Drain Problem

Puerto Rico has a massive drainage problem. Close to 176,000 Boricuas left the Island from 2005 to 2010. In 2011 alone, Puerto Rico lost...

Bail Fail: Study Calls for End of Bail Bond System

By Suzanne Mannah, Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from New America Media ( — If you were to get arrested in Kentucky, Wisconsin, Illinois, or...

Justice For All: DOMA, Tam O’Shaughnessy… Remembering Sally Ride

This is the first of a two part tribute to Dr. Sally Ride, Sherman Hemsley, and Lupe Ontiveros. See part two here. After expressing my...

Oprah, Reagan and Mitt Romney’s Views on Education

Asked nearly half a dozen times whether or not he would overturn President Obama’s decision to stop deporting undocumented youth, affording them the opportunity...

America’s Got Talent – But, No Educational Opportunities

Many struggling Americans, especially people of color, are faced with the systematic theft of a good education

Hopey-Changey and Etchy-Sketchy

Politic365's McAllister talks Obama vs. Romney and Trayvon vs. Race in America

A Race to Watch: Ilya’s Illinois Run

"I'm not in this to make small changes," says Ilya Sheyman

Anthony Foxx Cans Gubernatorial Talk

Foxx is keeping his eye on the Convention prize